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James Alvin Scott

September 11, 1936 ~ November 11, 2023 (age 87) 87 Years Old

James Scott Obituary

James Alvin Scott, age 87 of Goodlettsville, passed from this life on Saturday, November 11, 2023 at his home. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at 12:00 PM in the Oakhurst Chapel of Robertson County Funeral Home with Bro. Robert “Bob” Pearce officiating. Burial will follow in Springhill Cemetery in Goodlettsville with Alan Pearce, Terry Hayes, Ronnie Bellar, Chip Brake, Larry Fields, and Tracy Sterry serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 3 until 7 PM and Wednesday from 10 AM until the time of service.

Mr. Scott was born September 11, 1936 in Goodlettsville to the late Henry and Jennie Hill Scott. At the time of his death he was the oldest living member of Springhill Baptist Church. He was retired from Dupont and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed going to the beach, antique cars, and gardening, especially growing roses. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Clayron “Buck” Scott, and sisters, Elise Harper and Genell Lovell.

Surviving him are his wife of 67 years, Patsy Scott of Goodlettsville; son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Mary Scott of Smyrna; and granddaughter, Erica Scott of Nashville.

Robertson County Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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November 14, 2023

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Robertson County Funeral Home
2201 Memorial Blvd
Springfield, TN 37172

November 15, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:45 AM
Robertson County Funeral Home
2201 Memorial Blvd
Springfield, TN 37172

Funeral Service
November 15, 2023

12:00 PM
Oakhurst Chapel of Robertson County


Springhill Cemetery
Dividing Ridge Road
Goodlettsville, TN 37072


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